On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1860

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Giuseppe Garibaldi's Mille sets sail from Genoa to the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies

Unifier of Italy Giuseppe Garibaldi
Unifier of Italy
Giuseppe Garibaldi
  • San Francisco Olympic Club, 1st US athletic club forms
1860 Highlights

About May 6, 1860

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus